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Five Monuments Scattered in South West Angle of Churchyard of Church of St Cyriac, Lacock

Description: Five Monuments Scattered in South West Angle of Churchyard of Church of St Cyriac

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315493

OS Grid Reference: ST9169468536
OS Grid Coordinates: 391694, 168536
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4158, -2.1208

Location: 21 Church Street, Lacock, Wiltshire SN15 2LB

Locality: Lacock
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 2LB

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Listing Text

ST 9168
(south side)
4/59 Five monuments scattered in south
west angle of churchyard of
Church of St Cyriac

Five chest tombs, C18 to early C19, ashlar. From north:
a) East memorial: early C19 with plain side panels, reeded angles
and high stepped cap topped by an urn of elongated oval shape.
Inscription to Catherine East d 1819.
b) Unidentified memorial, mid to later C18, heavily detailed with
north side projected centre and raised egg-and-dart-bordered
circular plaque. Fielded panelled strips each side. Fielded
end panels in egg-and-dart frames and south side similar
fielded centre plaque. Moulded base and cornice, broken
forward at centre, with pulvinated frieze.
c) Hancock memorial: early C19 with lozenge plaques, reeded
angles, cornice with fluted frieze and high stepped cap. North
inscription to S. Hancock, d 1818.
d) Unidentified memorial, early to mid C18, with 2 shield plaques
each side, fluted angle and centre piers, moulded base and
cornice with pulvinated frieze broken forward over piers.
e) Brinkworth memorial: earlier C19 with moulded lyre ends,
moulded base and cornice, slab sides and 2 roundels to north
with low-relief spandrel ornament. Inscription to William
Brinkworth d 1833.

Listing NGR: ST9169468536

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Source: English Heritage

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